Erkin Bek is an entrepreneur, philanthropist and visionary with a track record of creating and growing successful global businesses. He founded TNF over a decade ago, and has turned it into a versatile and active technology investor, backing innovative and disruptive new ventures and ambitious fast growing companies across the globe. In addition to his work at TNF, Erkin is committed to supporting education, music and healthy living causes around the world.
Patrick Krähenbühl is a seasoned senior finance executive and entrepreneur with a keen interest in technology and financial markets. He has worked with businesses ranging from PE-funded start-ups to publicly listed large multinational enterprises throughout Europe, Asia Pacific, USA and the Middle East, spanning industries that include commodities trading, power and automation technology, software development, clean technology, and communications technology.
Samir is an entrepreneur who has built and led five successful ventures across four continents over the last two decades. While his entrepreneurial journey started in software technology, his follow-on ventures spanned multiple industries including construction, oil & gas, and human resources. While he has studied engineering, management, and finance, he is a technologist at heart.
Samir serves as a board member of the following TNF investee companies: Clearmatics, Equip, MetaPhysiks and MSMEx.
Francisco is a finance and investment professional with close to three decades' experience, who brings deep knowledge of capital markets and alternative investments to TNF. Francisco has led teams of investors and advisors across multiple locations, most recently as a management board member for a leading global Asset Management firm.
Francisco serves as a board member of the following TNF investee companies: Dreams, XL e-sports and Equip (CH).
Chief Financial Officer
Victoria is a seasoned finance professional who started her career at Ernst & Young and gained extensive experience in external and internal audits. For the past ten years she has been active in the software technology venture capital arena, sitting on the boards of several start-ups, helping them to scale up their business models. In addition to her current role at TNF, she serves in leadership and advisory positions for a number of TNF’s portfolio companies.
Head of International Risk
Nigel Brown is a recognised subject matter expert on corporate risk and crisis management and currently serves as the Head of International Risk for TNF. He has a proven track record of managing crisis preparedness and crisis situations for numerous Fortune 500 and FTSE100 companies and has served as a trusted advisor to CEOs. Over the past three decades, Nigel served in senior roles for some of the world’s leading risk services companies including Kroll, Begbies, Traynor Group and Garda world. He has also founded and built several global risk advisory companies. He began his career as a highly decorated Scotland Yard officer.
Lady Natalie Milbank
Head of International Client Relations
Natalie Milbank has a strong background in risk advisory and mitigation, due diligence and client risk assessment, having held senior roles acting in support of The United Nations, The Asia Foundation, International Monetary Fund, various Governments plus multiple non-governmental organisations, corporates and charities. Her roles have involved the design and delivery of projects involving multiple organisations and entities in challenging environments requiring strategic negotiating and diplomatic skills. Natalie actively advocates for global fair labour and ethical recruitment, supporting initiatives to free the world from debt bondage and slave labour.